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Migration trends: More people living abroad than ever before

Nearly three-fourths of the world’s migrants are of working age and nearly half of the total migrants are women
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First Published: Fri, Sep 13 2013. 12 58 AM IST
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Updated: Fri, Sep 13 2013. 01 17 PM IST
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More people are living abroad than ever before, show the latest data on international migration trends published by the United Nations. Nearly three-fourths of these are working-age migrants and nearly half of the total migrants are women. Mint identifies trends from the data released ahead of an inter-country dialogue in October to work on better migration policies.
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First Published: Fri, Sep 13 2013. 12 58 AM IST
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